Northridge Preparatory School, or Northridge Prep, or NRP is an independent college preparatory school for young men, located in Niles, Illinois.
The school offers a recognized curriculum and a strong athletics program.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 256 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
Year Founded
1976

Student Body

Total Students
256 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
35%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade
Northridge Preparatory School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
70%
Number of AP Courses
11 courses
List of Courses Offered
Average ACT score
27
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Khaki and Dress Shirt)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Tuition ranges from $10,000 - $14,325
% on Financial Aid
65%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$5,500
Admissions Director
Matthew Englert

Sports

Total Sports Offered
7 sports

School Notes

  • Northridge Preparatory School, or Northridge Prep, or NRP is an independent college preparatory school for young men, located in Niles, Illinois. The school offers a recognized curriculum and a strong athletics program.
  • Northridge Prep was established in 1976 by a group of parents who envisioned a college preparatory school that would challenge their sons academically, socially and spiritually. Realizing the importance of the middle school years, they sought to include grades 6 through 12 in the Northridge curriculum. The founding parents entrusted the spiritual dimension of Northridge Prep to Opus Dei, a Personal prelature of the Roman Catholic Church that was founded in 1928.
  • Northridge is the brother school of The Willows Academy, a girls college preparatory school in Des Plaines, Illinois; parents continue to foster a relationship with The Willows Academy by organizing dances and social events throughout the school year.
  • The School is a member of The Independent School League and Illinois High School Association.

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 256 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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